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Uganda

Overview of LDN Targets

National voluntary LDN targets (original language)

At the national scale:
• Land Degradation Neutral Uganda in 2030 compared to 2015 baseline i.e. LDN achieved by 2030 as compared to 2015 (no net loss);
• 21% tree or forest cover by 2030 (in line with Vision 2040 and NDC);
• 12 % wetland cover by 2030 (in line with Vision 2040 and NDC);
• Areas of declining or stressed land productivity reduced by 50% by 2030;
• Level of SOC at country level maintained or improved by 2030 compared to 2015 baseline.

At the sub-national scale (Water Management Zones - WMZs and Highlands):
• LDN is achieved in the four WMZs or watersheds and the highlands by 2030 as compared to 2015 (no net loss).
• LDN is achieved in the four WMZs or watersheds and the highlands and 50% of areas of declining or stressed land productivity have improved by 2030 (net gain).

Reference documents
LDN TSP Country Report 2018 English